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Monday Deal Review: February 16, 2009

An interesting collection of goings-on in this week’s special President’s Day / Family Day edition of the Monday Deal Review

Follow-on tranches:

Debenture conversion:

Share consolidation:

  • Jovian Capital Corporation (TSX: JOV) announced on February 9th its intention to seek approval to consolidate (20:1) its common shares. Jovian currently has 167,867,555 common shares issued and outstanding.  The shares closed Friday at 0.2750.  The special meeting is March 5th.

Cost-cutting and deal solicitation:

Will RTO for cash:

Not really a deal, but some good news:

  • Orcrist Bio announced that it had filed for a Phase I trial of its lead compound, “a patent-protected formulation of hyaluronan.”  Ocrist is privately held and based in Calgary.

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